Monday 19th Nov, 2018

Shipping Australia recognises World Maritime Day

This year’s World Maritime Day coincides with the 70th anniversary of the convention that set up the IMO

Image: Jim Wilson & Hema Maps

Geelong and Boral cement deal

An agreement between GeelongPort and Boral Cement will see the construction of a $130m clinker grinding and cement facility

Photo: Port of Newcastle

Ports Oz welcomes NSW’s new freight plan

The NSW Freight and Ports Plan lays out the state government’s long-term vision for freight in the state

Photo: Shutterstock

TECHNOLOGY OPINION: Tech for clean, green future

New technology is used to save fuel and improve environmental performance, writes Marcus Hand*

Photo: Transport for NSW

NSW releases its grand plan for freight

In the plan, the state government committed to advocate for legislative change to encourage more coastal shipping

Photo: Fremantle Ports

Quay crane ship arrives at Freo

One of the five cranes will be unloaded there before the ship moves on to make more deliveries at Australian ports


Prepare for “smart ships”, says Vic Ports CEO

Rachel Johnson spoke at an SCLAA event in Melbourne, describing the trend towards ‘smart ships’ and the need for rail


IMO progress towards inclusion of methanol in gas code

The CCC5 sub-committee is completing drafting of interim guidelines for approval by the Maritime Safety Committee in 2020